La Guitarra Flamenca de Manolo Franco

Oct 07 2016

La Guitarra Flamenca de Manolo Franco

Manolo Franco, winner of the “Giraldillo del Toque de la III Bienal de Arte Flamenco” 1984 in Sevilla, plays and explains two of his prize-winning concert pieces: a Colombiana and a Guajira. Manolo discusses each toque step by step. Special fingerings and techniques of both hands are being analyzed in great detail. Helpful comments regarding interpretation are also included. Manolo is one of the few flamenco guitarists who are able to play any passage very slowly. This certainly makes the comprehension of his elaborate pieces a lot easier. He adds the finishing touch with a modern Buleria (in the...

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Oscar Herrero – Guitarra Flamenca Paso a Paso Volume 1 – 9

Aug 15 2016

Oscar Herrero – Guitarra Flamenca Paso a Paso Volume 1 – 9

Oscar Herrero has always been associated with the guitar. His interest in the Flamenco world placed him on important stages at a very early age, being a solo musician and a composer. He played in prestigious venues all over the world, such as the New York Metropolitan, Ottawa National Gallery, and the Teatro Real in Madrid, where he met some of th emost important names in the contemporary musical scene. Oscar has been awarded the most prestigious Spanish Flamenco awards: First National prize of Flamenco Guitar in Jerez de la Frontera and First prize “Borodn Minero” in Las Minas...

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Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Volume 1

Jul 12 2016

Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Volume 1

Solos Flamencos Volumes 1 and 2 – comprehensive multimedia teaching sets.These Book, CD and DVD sets present 63 solos, progressively graded from absolute beginners to more advanced, to suit players of all levels. Volume 1 contains examples of eighteen different palos (rhythmic forms) of flamenco, with a wealth of melodic falsetas and rhythms. The music for all these is accurately written in notation and flamenco tab (cifra) in the book, and is also recorded on the companion CD. The DVD contains over 57 minutes of solo music, and also includes introduction by Juan Martin and brief scenes of Andalucia...

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La guitarra flamenca de Merengue de Cordoba Volume 1 – 2

Jul 04 2016

La guitarra flamenca de Merengue de Cordoba Volume 1 – 2

In this video, Merengue de Cordoba, one of the most experienced teachers of the flamenco guitar, who has brought forth young talents such as Vicente Amigo, Paco Serrano and Jose Antonio Rodriguez, addresses himself in particular to beginners. Alegrias, Bulerias, Colombiana, Rumba, Sevillanas, Solea, Tientos, Verdiales… Merengue imparts the basics of the flamenco guitar in a pleasant and comprehensible way. He plays and explains all palos flamencos, shows essential techniques and easy falsetas as well as slightly more difficult ones. This method might be the introduction for all guitarists who have been toying for a long time with the...

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Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Volume 2

Apr 17 2016

Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Volume 2

This second volume, of a two-part series, contains DVD by internationally recognized flamenco guitarist, Juan Martin. Provided are more than 21 solos, progressively graded in the three higher grades, 6 to 8, to suit players at intermediate and more advanced stages, who already have some experience of the instrument and techniques of flamenco. The DVD contains over 60 minutes of music. All text is provided in both English and Spanish. Juan Martin is an outstanding player and composer. He is among the very small number of flamenco guitarists to achieve international recognition as a solo concert and recording artist....

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Gerhard Graf-Martinez – Flamenco Guitar Method Vol 1 – 2

Mar 28 2016

Gerhard Graf-Martinez – Flamenco Guitar Method Vol 1 – 2

The world-wide successful Flamenco guitar method is finally available in English. Flamenco guitar method by Gerhard Graf-Martinez. Volume 1 + 2 (plus CD-Audio). A complete Flamenco guitar course for teaching and private study – standard notation and tablature. Complete explanation and exposition of all techniques of the Flamenco guitar like rasgueados, pulgar ayudado, picado, arpegio, tremolo, alzapua. Special chapter about the Bulerias. All styles, compositions and studies are recorded on CD in original tempo and slow version. Gerhard Graf-Martinez is a passionate Flamenco guitarist and teacher. This two-volume method contains both his extensive inside-knowledge – acquired from his intense...

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Matthias Philipzen: Cajon – The Small Drumset

Aug 28 2015

Matthias Philipzen: Cajon – The Small Drumset

If you like flamenco and want study some tricks you have to see this DVD. Matthias Philipzen shows how to begin and play this unique instrument. The level from beginner to advanced. Don’t miss a chance. In this video the drummer/percussionist Matthias Philipzen explains and demonstrates the varied possibilities of using the Cajon in today’s music. His work contains the essential basics, styles and ways of playing this extraordinary percussion instrument. Matthias Philipzen Percussion Cajon Das Kleine Drumset – ‘The Small Drum Kit’ DVD presented by Matthias Philipzen, for all levels. Contains 40 playalong tracks, 10 percussion trio arrangements,...

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Aaron Gilmartin – Learn to Play Flamenco Guitar

Mar 18 2015

Aaron Gilmartin – Learn to Play Flamenco Guitar

The passion and fire of flamenco, with its driving dance rhythms and spectacular melodies, has inspired guitarists for generations. This Spanish Gypsy folk music has its roots in the Middle East, and you can hear strains of Arabic, Jewish, Eastern European, Indian and other ethnicities in its powerful rhythms and harmonies. Aaron Gilmartin’s clear, concise instructions will get you started playing flamenco guitar right away. All you’ll need is a basic knowledge of the fingerboard and a nylon string guitar to learn this exciting musical tradition. Whether you now play classical, folk, blues or contemporary fingerstyle guitar, these DVDs...

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Xavier Jimenez Climent – Metodo de cajon del nuevo flamenco

Jan 09 2014

Xavier Jimenez Climent – Metodo de cajon del nuevo flamenco

This is a interactive work with which it is possible to learn percussion using the flamenco cajon in an easy and enjoyable manner. The course is taught Xavier Jimenez Climent. He applies an teaching technique to this method, which allows students to learn the rhythmic percussion of the flamenco meter in a simple manner, without the need for any prior formal musical knowledge. It is illustrated with videos that feature musical scores and hi-fi sound, which show and explain the different techniques, rhythmic solmization and meters of the different flamenco palos (forms) in a very clear manner: Siguiriya, Solea,...

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